Dane Wiid

Dane Wiid

Work History

Work History
Apr 2007 - Present

Architectural Technician

Total Design Limited

My role as an Architectural Technician includes the following responsibilities:

  • Carry out site surveys of domestic and commercial(supervised) properties.
  • Prepare information regarding design, specifications, materials, and design and access statements.
  • Assist in the development of design ideas and create design presentations   
  • Assist in the production of construction documents, drawings, and specifications.
Oct 2006 - Mar 2007

Waiter

Aromatic Fog Resturant
Jan 2005 - Jun 2006

Waiter

Empire Cafe

Education

Education
Sep 2007 - Jun 2009

Higher National Certificate

Gloucestershire College

I attended this course on a part time basis on day release from my current company. I found the course both challenging and enjoyable and I am confident that I have vastly increased my knowledge in all aspects of the construction industry, giving me a good foundation on which to carry on progressing in this profession. The units I studied included :Design Principals and Application, Science and Materials, Analytical Methods, Management Principals and Application, Project, Health, Safety and Welfare, Technology A, Refurbishment and Adaption, Measurement A and Site surveying procedures. I graduated at the top of my class with Distinctions in every unit. 

Objective

My objective is to carry out the role of architectural technician within the company while seeking to gain the additional experience necessary to complete my TCIAT POP record for the Chartered Institute of Architectural Technologists. My long term objective is to gain the necessary skills and knowledge to progress my qualification to Architectural Technologist.

Honors and Awards

 Technical Student of the Year (2009)

  •  Dave Robson Cup for outstanding progress

Personal Details

Date of Birth                  12 April 1986

NationalitySouth African

Health          Excellent

Maritial StatusUnmarried

Interest

When I am not working I try to spend as much time as possible with family and friends. Other than that a few of my hobbies include learning to play the violin, reading and surfing (when I get an opportunity to go to the beach)

Skills

Skills

GIMPshop

GIMPshop is an open source photo editing program with an almost identical layout to Photoshop. Although I am still learning how to use this software I feel that I am familliar with the layout and general functions. Most of the images on this CV have been edited using GIMPshop. 

Microsoft Office

3-4 Years Experience, most of which is using Word to prepare letters and design and access statements and Exel to process spot levels, generate graphs as well as keep a client detail list. I also have  experience preparing Power Point presentations. 

Sketchup 7

3D modeling and visualizations

Auto CAD LT

2D plans, elevations and detail sections